DEMMELITION KING V™
PHIL DEMMEL SIGNATURE
ROSEWOOD FINGERBOARD, RED WITH BLACK BEVELS
AIn the world of brutal, no-holds- barred metal, Machine Head is more than a band. Lead guitarist Phil Demmel, a Jackson friend and endorser since his late-1980s days with Vio-Lence, joined the group 2003. Demmel appeared on critically acclaimed 2007 release The Blackening, which took the metal world by storm, won numerous awards and reader polls, and earned Machine Head its first GRAMMY nomination. Demmel’s signature King V models speaks directly to his versatility as a metal guitarist, with a number of shred-friendly
Built to Phil Demmel's exact specifications, the upgraded PDX-2 features a three-piece through-body maple neck, compound-radius (12"-16") bound rosewood fingerboard with 24 jumbo frets and classic Jackson shark fin inlays, EMG® HZ pickups, dual volume controls and three-way blade pickup selector switch, and a Floyd Rose® Special bridge.
EMG® HZ Humbucking
EMG® HZ Humbucking
Volume (Neck Pickup), Volume (Bridge Pickup)
3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Number of Frets:
3-Piece Maple with Graphite Reinforcement
25.5" (648 mm)
12" to 16" Compound Radius (304.8 mm to 406.4 mm)
Floyd Rose® R3 Locking
1.6875" (42.8 mm)
Floyd Rose® Original Double Locking 2-Point Tremolo
Knurled Flat-Top Black
NPS, Gauges: .009, .011, .016, .024, .032, .042
Floyd Rose® Special Tremolo System, EMG® HZ Pickups, Jumbo Frets, Compound Radius Fingerboard, Sharkfin Inlays
Jackson Artist Signature guitars and basses bear the names, preferred features and personalized touches of a select group of metal’s finest and most acclaimed players worldwide. They’re designed in conjunction with Jackson’s master builders as the ultimate expression of the artist’s talent and style.
Beginning with the legendary Randy Rhoads (with whom Jackson history began in 1980) and encompassing molten modern master such as Mark Morton, Phil Collen, Adrian Smith, Scott Ian, Phil Demmel, Chris Beattie, David Ellefson, Chris Broderick and more, Jackson Artist Signature models put the shredding sounds of the greats in good hands—yours.
PHIL COLLEN SIGNATURE
FLAME MAPLE FRETBOARD, AU NATURAL
As a longtime Jackson endorser (since 1986) and lead guitarist for one of the world’s biggest-selling rock bands, Def Leppard’s Phil Collen has deftly wrung numerous classic riffs from Jackson guitars. It’s impossible to imagine the ’80s and ’90s rock charts—or Jackson history—without him. With exotic woods and a Jackson Sustainer/ Driver system, Collen’s PC1 Dinky was one of the original Jackson signature instruments.
Mahogany body with quilt maple top, bolt-on quartersawn eastern hard rock maple neck, compound-radius flame maple fingerboard, licensed Fender® Strat® headstock, DiMarzio® pickups with Jackson® Sustainer/Driver in H/S/S configuration, Floyd Rose® Original tremolo, gold hardware.
DiMarzio® Super 3™ Humbuckingg
DiMarzio® HS2 Stacked Humbucking
Master Volume, Master Tone, Intensity Control
5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup, Position 3. Middle Pickup, Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup, Position 5. Neck
18-Volt Jackson® Sustainer SystemPickup